Santa Margarita Mountains
|Santa Margarita Mountains|
|Elevation||956 m (3,136 ft)|
|District||San Diego County|
|Topo map||USGS Margarita Peak|
The Santa Margarita Mountains are a mountain range, part of the larger Santa Ana Mountains in the Peninsular Ranges System. They are located in the coastal North County region of San Diego County, California.
They are bounded on the northwest by San Mateo Creek, on the northeast by Teneja Canyon Creek, on the east by De Luz Creek and on the south by Las Pulgas Canyon. On the southwest they descend into the coastal foothills in the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.